ZERO MULTI-PURPOSE FUNGICIDE

Main information

  • Trade name:
  • ZERO MULTI-PURPOSE FUNGICIDE
  • Class:
  • AgChem
  • Medicine domain:
  • Plants
  • Medicine type:
  • Allopathic drug

Documents

Localization

  • Available in:
  • ZERO MULTI-PURPOSE FUNGICIDE
    Australia
  • Language:
  • English

Therapeutic information

  • Therapeutic group:
  • BULBOUS IRIS | CARROT | CELERY | CHRYSANTHEMUM OR TANACETUM | CUCURBIT | GERANIUM | GRAPE - TABLE OR DESSERT | LETTUCE | POTATO
  • Therapeutic area:
  • FUNGICIDE
  • Therapeutic indications:
  • ALTERNARIA LEAF BLIGHT OR SPOT BLIGHT | BLACK SPOT ON ROSE | BLOSSOM BLIGHT - BOTRYTIS SPP. | DOWNY MILDEW ON CUCURBIT | DOWNY MILDEW ON GRAPE | DOWNY MILDEW ON LETTUCE | EARLY BLIGHT ON CELERY | EARLY BLIGHT OR TARGET BLACKSPOT | GREY LEAF SPOT - STEMPHYLIUM SOLANI | GREY MOULD - BOTRYTIS CINEREA | GREY MOULD/BUNCH ROT OF VINE | LATE BLIGHT OR LEAF SPOT | LATE OR IRISH BLIGHT ON TOMATO OR POTATO | LEAF MOULD OF TOMATO | POWDERY MILDEW ON CUCURBIT | POWDERY MILDEW ON ROSE | ROSE RUST | ALTERNARIA LEAF SPOT | ALTERNATA SPOT | BOTRYTIS BLIGHT | BOTRYTIS ROT | BROWN SPOT | BUNCH ROT | CERCOSPORA EARLY BLIGHT | LEAF BLIGHT - C. APII | LEAF SPOT - ALTERNARIA SPP. | SPHAEROTHECA FULIGINEA | TARGET SPOT

Other information

Status

  • Source:
  • Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority (APVMA)
  • Authorization status:
  • Archived
  • Authorization number:
  • 30427
  • Last update:
  • 09-08-2016

21-12-2018

One lot of Equate brand Lens Care System and Multi-Purpose Solution voluntarily recalled because of a labelling error

One lot of Equate brand Lens Care System and Multi-Purpose Solution voluntarily recalled because of a labelling error

Teva Canada is voluntarily recalling one lot (Lot 150261) of two products because of a labelling error. While the outer carton of Equate brand Lens Care System is correctly labelled, the bottle within the carton is mislabelled as Equate brand Multi-Purpose Solution. Because of the labelling error, the company is recalling both products labelled with Lot 150261. Bottles labelled as Equate Multi-Purpose Solution should contain a 0.0001% w/v polyhexanide based disinfecting solution for rinsing. The mislabel...

Health Canada

20-12-2018

Scientific assistance to assess the detoxification process for dioxins and PCBs in sunflower cake by hexane extraction

Scientific assistance to assess the detoxification process for dioxins and PCBs in sunflower cake by hexane extraction

Published on: Wed, 19 Dec 2018 EFSA was requested to provide scientific assistance to the European Commission on a detoxification process for dioxins and PCBs from sunflower cake by hexane extraction in an emergency situation, as specified in Article 7 of Commission Regulation (EU) 2015/786. The process entails hexane extraction of sunflower oil from the cake to remove dioxins (PCDDs and PCDFs) as well as DL- and NDL-PCBs. The data provided by the applicant were assessed with respect to the efficacy of ...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

17-12-2018

 Occupational health: aiming to take better account of multiple exposure

Occupational health: aiming to take better account of multiple exposure

Workers can potentially be exposed to numerous health risk factors through their occupations. The question of multiple exposure is a major challenge for all those active in the field of occupational health, safety and prevention. As part of the 2016-2020 National Occupational Health Plan, a review of the measures taken by the main players to address the question of multiple exposure in France and abroad is being published today. This work has helped determine the state of knowledge and the issues surroun...

France - Agence Nationale du Médicament Vétérinaire

17-12-2018

Occupational health: aiming to take better account of multiple exposure

Occupational health: aiming to take better account of multiple exposure

France - Agence Nationale du Médicament Vétérinaire

15-12-2018

Annual report of the Scientific Network on Microbiological Risk Assessment 2018

Annual report of the Scientific Network on Microbiological Risk Assessment 2018

Published on: Fri, 14 Dec 2018 Among the tasks of EFSA, according to its founding regulation (Regulation (EC) No 178/2002), there is the establishment of a system of Networks of organisations operating in the fields within EFSA's mission, the objective being to facilitate a scientific cooperation framework by the coordination of activities, the exchange of information, the development and implementation of joint projects, the exchange of expertise and best practices. Additionally, the EFSA Science Strat...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

8-12-2018

Annual assessment of Echinococcus multilocularis surveillance reports submitted in 2018 in the context of Commission Regulation (EU) No 1152/2011

Annual assessment of Echinococcus multilocularis surveillance reports submitted in 2018 in the context of Commission Regulation (EU) No 1152/2011

Published on: Fri, 07 Dec 2018 This report is part of the `Echinococcus multilocularis surveillance’ scientific reports which are presented annually by EFSA to the European Commission and are intended to assess the sampling strategy, data collection and detection methods used by Finland, Ireland, Malta, the United Kingdom (UK) and Norway in their respective surveillance programmes. The surveillance programmes of these five countries were evaluated by checking the information submitted by each of them an...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

7-12-2018

Magnesium citrate malate as a source of magnesium added for nutritional purposes to food supplements

Magnesium citrate malate as a source of magnesium added for nutritional purposes to food supplements

Published on: Thu, 06 Dec 2018 The present scientific opinion deals with the assessment of the bioavailability of magnesium, from the proposed nutrient source, magnesium citrate malate (MgCM), when added for nutritional purposes to food supplements. MgCM is a mixed salt consisting of magnesium cations and citrate and malate anions, and with a magnesium content of 12–15%. MgCM is proposed to be used in food supplements that are intended to provide up to 300–540 mg/day magnesium. The data provided demonst...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

5-12-2018

Public health risks associated with food‐borne parasites

Public health risks associated with food‐borne parasites

Published on: Tue, 04 Dec 2018 Parasites are important food‐borne pathogens. Their complex lifecycles, varied transmission routes, and prolonged periods between infection and symptoms mean that the public health burden and relative importance of different transmission routes are often difficult to assess. Furthermore, there are challenges in detection and diagnostics, and variations in reporting. A Europe‐focused ranking exercise, using multicriteria decision analysis, identified potentially food‐borne ...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

29-11-2018

FDA warns about rare but serious risks of stroke and blood vessel wall tears with multiple sclerosis drug Lemtrada (alemtuzumab)

FDA warns about rare but serious risks of stroke and blood vessel wall tears with multiple sclerosis drug Lemtrada (alemtuzumab)

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is warning that rare but serious cases of stroke and tears in the lining of arteries in the head and neck have occurred in patients with multiple sclerosis (MS) shortly after they received Lemtrada (alemtuzumab).

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

29-11-2018


Multi-stakeholder workshop to launch consultation on European Medicines Agency (EMA) veterinary regulatory science to 2025, European Medicines Agency, London, UK, from 06/12/2018 to 06/12/2018

Multi-stakeholder workshop to launch consultation on European Medicines Agency (EMA) veterinary regulatory science to 2025, European Medicines Agency, London, UK, from 06/12/2018 to 06/12/2018

Multi-stakeholder workshop to launch consultation on European Medicines Agency (EMA) veterinary regulatory science to 2025, European Medicines Agency, London, UK, from 06/12/2018 to 06/12/2018

Europe - EMA - European Medicines Agency

27-11-2018

Achdut Recalls Multiple Brands of "Tahini" Because It May Be Contaminated with Salmonella

Achdut Recalls Multiple Brands of "Tahini" Because It May Be Contaminated with Salmonella

Achdut LTD. of Ariel, Israel, is recalling its Tahini products of all packages and sizes produced on the following dates: April 7th to May 21st 2018, because it may be contaminated with Salmonella, an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

26-11-2018


Agenda - Multi-stakeholder workshop with the Heads of Medicines Agencies / European Medicine Agency Task Force on availability of authorised medicines

Agenda - Multi-stakeholder workshop with the Heads of Medicines Agencies / European Medicine Agency Task Force on availability of authorised medicines

Agenda - Multi-stakeholder workshop with the Heads of Medicines Agencies / European Medicine Agency Task Force on availability of authorised medicines

Europe - EMA - European Medicines Agency

20-11-2018

FDA warns about severe worsening of multiple sclerosis after stopping the medicine Gilenya (fingolimod)

FDA warns about severe worsening of multiple sclerosis after stopping the medicine Gilenya (fingolimod)

FDA warns about severe worsening of multiple sclerosis after stopping the medicine Gilenya (fingolimod)

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

20-11-2018

Gilenya (fingolimod): Drug Safety Communication - Severe Worsening of Multiple Sclerosis After Stopping the Medicine

Gilenya (fingolimod): Drug Safety Communication - Severe Worsening of Multiple Sclerosis After Stopping the Medicine

FDA is warning that when the multiple sclerosis (MS) medicine Gilenya (fingolimod) is stopped, the disease can become much worse than before the medicine was started or while it was being taken. This MS worsening is rare but can result in permanent disability.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

10-11-2018

Outcome of the consultation with Member States and EFSA on the basic substance application for propolis extract (admissibility accepted when named water‐soluble extract of propolis) for use in plant protection as fungicide and bactericide

Outcome of the consultation with Member States and EFSA on the basic substance application for propolis extract (admissibility accepted when named water‐soluble extract of propolis) for use in plant protection as fungicide and bactericide

Published on: Fri, 09 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0100 The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) was asked by the European Commission to provide scientific assistance with respect to the evaluation of applications received by the European Commission concerning basic substances. In this context, EFSA's scientific views on the specific points raised during the commenting phase conducted with Member States and EFSA on the basic substance application for propolis extract are presented. The context of the evaluation ...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

9-11-2018

Safety assessment of the substance Ln 1,4‐benzene dicarboxylic acid (with Ln = La, Eu, Gd, Tb) for use in food contact materials

Safety assessment of the substance Ln 1,4‐benzene dicarboxylic acid (with Ln = La, Eu, Gd, Tb) for use in food contact materials

Published on: Wed, 07 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0100 The EFSA Panel on Food Contact Materials, Enzymes and Processing Aids (CEP Panel) assessed the safety of the additive Ln 1,4‐benzene dicarboxylic acid (with Ln = La, Eu, Gd, Tb) for use in food contact materials. It is a family of mixtures combining the four lanthanides lanthanum (La), europium (Eu), gadolinium (Gd) and/or terbium (Tb) in different proportions as their 1,4‐benzene dicarboxylate complexes, used as a taggant in plastics for authentication and ...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

26-10-2018

Multi-country outbreak of Listeria monocytogenes sequence type 8 infections linked to consumption of salmon products

Multi-country outbreak of Listeria monocytogenes sequence type 8 infections linked to consumption of salmon products

Published on: Thu, 25 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 A multi-country outbreak of 12 listeriosis cases caused by Listeria monocytogenes sequence type (ST) 8 has been identified through whole genome sequencing (WGS) analysis in three EU/EEA countries: Denmark (6 cases), Germany (5) and France (1). Four of these cases have died due to or with the disease. It is likely that the extent of this outbreak has been underestimated since the outbreak was identified through sequencing and only a subset of the EU/EEA count...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

25-10-2018

Multi-country outbreak of Listeria monocytogenes linked to consumption of salmon products

Multi-country outbreak of Listeria monocytogenes linked to consumption of salmon products

Multi-country outbreak of Listeria monocytogenes linked to consumption of salmon products

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Press Releases & News Stories

24-10-2018

Cub Cadet LLC recalls Cub Cadet RZT SX EFI Zero-Turn Riding Mower

Cub Cadet LLC recalls Cub Cadet RZT SX EFI Zero-Turn Riding Mower

The fill neck on the top of the fuel tank assembly of the affected mowers can experience stress cracking. This condition can cause fuel to leak from the fill neck during refilling or for the fill neck to shear off from the top of the fuel tank, posing a fire hazard.

Health Canada

17-10-2018

Pest categorisation of Stagonosporopsis andigena

Pest categorisation of Stagonosporopsis andigena

Published on: Tue, 16 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 The Panel on Plant Health performed a pest categorisation of Stagonosporopsis andigena, the causal agent of black blight of potato, for the EU. The pest is a well‐defined fungal species and reliable methods exist for its detection and identification. S. andigena is present in Bolivia and Peru. The pest is not known to occur in the EU and is listed in Annex IAI of Directive 2000/29/EC as Phoma andina, meaning its introduction into the EU is prohibited. The ma...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

16-10-2018

Fat Burners Zone Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Zero Xtreme Due to Presence of Undeclared Sibutramine

Fat Burners Zone Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Zero Xtreme Due to Presence of Undeclared Sibutramine

Fat Burners Zone is voluntarily recalling 1 lot of Zero Xtreme, capsules to the consumer level. FDA analysis has found Zero Xtreme to be tainted with sibutramine. Sibutramine is an appetite suppressant that was withdrawn from the U.S. market due to safety concerns. The presence of Sibutramine in Zero Xtreme renders it an unapproved drug for which safety and efficacy has not been established and, therefore, subject to recall.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

10-10-2018

Tanning booths: ANSES issues a reminder of the proven risk of skin cancer

Tanning booths: ANSES issues a reminder of the proven risk of skin cancer

The health risks associated with exposure to artificial UV radiation from tanning booths have been well established for many years now. ANSES points out that recent data on the subject support previous assessments: there is a proven cancer risk associated with UV radiation from artificial tanning equipment. The Agency therefore recommends that the public authorities take the necessary steps to prevent people from being exposed to artificial UV radiation from tanning booths used for cosmetic purposes.

France - Agence Nationale du Médicament Vétérinaire

9-10-2018

Notice of call for expressions of interest - Multiplex serologie

Notice of call for expressions of interest - Multiplex serologie

France - Agence Nationale du Médicament Vétérinaire

1-10-2018

Minister Bruno Bruins naar ministeriële G20-bijeenkomst over gezondheid

Minister Bruno Bruins naar ministeriële G20-bijeenkomst over gezondheid

Op woensdag 3 en donderdag 4 oktober is minister Bruno Bruins (Medische Zorg) namens Nederland aanwezig bij de G20-bijeenkomst over gezondheid. Tijdens deze bijeenkomst in Argentinië komen alle gezondheidsministers van de grootste economieën van de wereld samen. Op de agenda staat onder andere de gezamenlijke strijd tegen antibioticaresistentie. Onderdeel hiervan is een crisissimulatie over een internationale infectieziekte-uitbraak met een multiresistente bacterie. Ook wordt er gesproken over het verste...

Netherlands - Ministerie van Volksgezondheid, Welzijn en Sport

28-9-2018

FDA authorizes first next generation sequencing-based test to detect very low levels of remaining cancer cells in patients with acute lymphoblastic leukemia or multiple myeloma

FDA authorizes first next generation sequencing-based test to detect very low levels of remaining cancer cells in patients with acute lymphoblastic leukemia or multiple myeloma

FDA authorizes first next generation sequencing-based test to detect very low levels of remaining cancer cells in patients with acute lymphoblastic leukemia or multiple myeloma

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

28-9-2018

Peer review of the pesticide risk assessment of the active substance ABE‐IT 56 (components of lysate of Saccharomyces cerevisiae strain DDSF623)

Peer review of the pesticide risk assessment of the active substance ABE‐IT 56 (components of lysate of Saccharomyces cerevisiae strain DDSF623)

Published on: Thu, 27 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 The conclusions of EFSA following the peer review of the initial risk assessments carried out by the competent authority of the rapporteur Member State, France, for the pesticide active substance ABE‐IT 56 (components of lysate of Saccharomyces cerevisiae strain DDSF623) are reported. The context of the peer review was that required by Regulation (EC) No 1107/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council. The conclusions were reached on the basis of the...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

21-9-2018

Scientific guideline:  Guideline on determination of withdrawal periods for edible tissues - Revision 1, adopted

Scientific guideline: Guideline on determination of withdrawal periods for edible tissues - Revision 1, adopted

This document provides a standard approach to be used across the European Union in the analysis of residue depletion data for the purpose of establishing withdrawal periods for edible tissues. Emphasis has been put on a statistical approach. As the method of first choice, a linear regression technique is recommended. A computerised version of the method described is available: Updated application software: withdrawal time calculation for tissues. Read together with the explanatory note on updated applica...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

20-9-2018

Report of the third Joint Meeting of the ECDC's Food‐ and Waterborne Diseases and Zoonoses Network and of the EFSA's Zoonoses Monitoring Data Network

Report of the third Joint Meeting of the ECDC's Food‐ and Waterborne Diseases and Zoonoses Network and of the EFSA's Zoonoses Monitoring Data Network

Published on: Wed, 19 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 The third Joint Meeting of the ECDC's Food‐ and Waterborne Disease and Zoonoses Network and of the EFSA's Zoonoses Monitoring Data Network was held on 16 and 17 October 2017 in Parma. The meeting was constructed around the principle of ‘One health approach to collaborative response to foodborne disease outbreaks in EU/EEA’ and served as an opportunity for public health authorities and food safety/veterinary authorities to meet and exchange information on the...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

18-9-2018

Les Distributions Orca Lite Inc. recalls FLEXI LIGHT multi-purpose utility lighters

Les Distributions Orca Lite Inc. recalls FLEXI LIGHT multi-purpose utility lighters

Health Canada's sampling and evaluation program has determined that these lighters do not meet the Lighters Regulations in Canada and may pose a fire or burn hazard. Specifically, the child-resistant mechanism may not work properly.

Health Canada

18-9-2018

Peer review of the pesticide risk assessment of the active substance sodium hydrogen carbonate

Peer review of the pesticide risk assessment of the active substance sodium hydrogen carbonate

Published on: Fri, 14 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 The conclusions of EFSA following the peer review of the initial risk assessments carried out by the competent authority of the rapporteur Member State Austria for the pesticide active substance sodium hydrogen carbonate are reported. The context of the peer review was that required by Regulation (EC) No 1107/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council. The conclusions were reached on the basis of the evaluation of the representative use of sodium hyd...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

14-9-2018

Development of an automated multienzymatic biosensor for risk assessment of pesticide contamination in water and food

Development of an automated multienzymatic biosensor for risk assessment of pesticide contamination in water and food

Published on: Mon, 27 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 The goal of this research is to better address the problems related to the widespread presence of pesticides in the environment. Despite the unquestionable utility of the pesticides against various pests in the agricultural field, most pesticides and the corresponding pesticide residues are toxic to the environment and hazardous to human health. The recent literature on organophosphate compounds emphasises a clear correlation between their use and the occurr...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

10-9-2018

FDA Investigating Multistate Outbreak of Salmonella Enteritidis Linked to Shell Eggs from Gravel Ridge Farms

FDA Investigating Multistate Outbreak of Salmonella Enteritidis Linked to Shell Eggs from Gravel Ridge Farms

Outbreak of Salmonella Enteritidis Linked to Shell Eggs

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

4-9-2018

Outcome of the consultation with Member States and EFSA on the basic substance application for milk for use in plant protection as fungicide

Outcome of the consultation with Member States and EFSA on the basic substance application for milk for use in plant protection as fungicide

Published on: Mon, 03 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) was asked by the European Commission to provide scientific assistance with respect to the evaluation of applications received by the European Commission concerning basic substances. In this context, EFSA's scientific views on the specific points raised during the commenting phase conducted with Member States and EFSA on the basic substance application for milk are presented. The context of the evaluation was that req...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

1-9-2018

Multiple “Dr. King’s” homeopathic and “Natural Pet” veterinary products recalled due to potential microbial contamination

Multiple “Dr. King’s” homeopathic and “Natural Pet” veterinary products recalled due to potential microbial contamination

Health Canada is advising consumers and pet owners not to use homeopathic and veterinary products made by King Bio Inc. and labeled as "Dr. King's," "Dr King's Natural Pet" or "Natural Pet." These products may pose a health risk to people and pets, especially children, pregnant women and those with compromised immune systems, because of potential microbial contamination. According to the United States Food and Drug Administration, high levels of microbial contamination were identified at the manufacturin...

Health Canada

29-8-2018

Joint EFSA and ECDC 2018 workshop on preparedness for a multi‐national food safety/public health incident

Joint EFSA and ECDC 2018 workshop on preparedness for a multi‐national food safety/public health incident

Published on: Tue, 21 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 Abstract In May 2018, EFSA and ECDC co‐facilitated a workshop on preparedness for a multi‐national food safety/public health incident. The workshop, hosted at AGES in Vienna, was conceived to closely align with EFSA's Strategy 2020 commitment to prepare for future risk assessment challenges. EFSA, ECDC, AGES and BfR worked together closely to develop a workshop and associated training materials to be delivered over a 2.5‐day agenda. The workshop was attended...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

29-8-2018

Grant agreement for piloting the Framework Partnership Agreement between the National data provider organisations in Slovakia and EFSA – Final report

Grant agreement for piloting the Framework Partnership Agreement between the National data provider organisations in Slovakia and EFSA – Final report

Published on: Tue, 07 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 Presented document is the final report of the project GA/EFSA/DATA/2017/01: “Strategic Partnership with Slovakia on Data Quality (Pilot project)”. The report describes national processes and tools in order to implement internal validation and quality control of collected data according to EFSA requirements. A description of the data transmission processes from the National Databases to the EFSA databases, terminology, data mapping and data transformations fo...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

17-8-2018

Middel tegen ziekte van Kahler in basispakket na succesvolle prijsonderhandelingen

Middel tegen ziekte van Kahler in basispakket na succesvolle prijsonderhandelingen

Minister Bruno Bruins (Medische Zorg) heeft met succes onderhandeld over de prijs van het middel daratumumab in twee verschillende combinatietherapieën voor de vervolgbehandeling van de ziekte van Kahler (multipel myeloom). Bij deze ziekte is er sprake van kwaadaardige woekering van plasmacellen in het beenmerg. Daratumumab was al beschikbaar als zogenaamde monotherapie voor patiënten die al eerder zijn behandeld. Door de prijsafspraken wordt het middel vanaf 1 september voor deze patiënten ook vergoed u...

Netherlands - Ministerie van Volksgezondheid, Welzijn en Sport

14-8-2018

Scientific guideline:  Procedure for the review and revision of European Union herbal monographs and European Union list entries - Revision 2, adopted

Scientific guideline: Procedure for the review and revision of European Union herbal monographs and European Union list entries - Revision 2, adopted

The purpose of this procedure is to enable a consistent and proportionate process in reviewing and revising all European Union herbal monographs and European Union list entries adopted by the HMPC. The aim of this document is to describe how to identify the criteria/reasons that trigger the revision of European Union herbal monographs and list entries and the associated procedure and timelines for both the review and the revision.

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

9-8-2018

Camber Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Valsartan Tablets, USP, 40mg, 80mg, 160mg and 320mg Due to The Detection of Trace Amounts of N-Nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA) Impurity, Found in an Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient (API)

Camber Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Valsartan Tablets, USP, 40mg, 80mg, 160mg and 320mg Due to The Detection of Trace Amounts of N-Nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA) Impurity, Found in an Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient (API)

As a precautionary measure, Camber Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is voluntarily recalling all unexpired lots of Valsartan Tablets, USP, 40mg, 80mg, 160mg and 320mg to the hospital, retail and consumer level. This recall of multiple batches of Valsartan Tablets was prompted due to the detection of trace amounts of N-Nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA), a possible process impurity or contaminant in an active pharmaceutical ingredient, manufactured by Hetero Labs Limited, Unit – I (API manufacturer).

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

2-8-2018

Orphan designation:  Pomalidomide,  for the: Treatment of multiple myeloma

Orphan designation: Pomalidomide, for the: Treatment of multiple myeloma

Europe - EMA - European Medicines Agency

26-7-2018

Multi country Salmonella Agona outbreak possibly linked to ready-to-eat food

Multi country Salmonella Agona outbreak possibly linked to ready-to-eat food

Multi country Salmonella Agona outbreak possibly linked to ready-to-eat food

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Press Releases & News Stories

18-7-2018

FDA Investigating Multistate Outbreak of Salmonella Sandiego Infections Linked to Hy-Vee Spring Pasta Salad

FDA Investigating Multistate Outbreak of Salmonella Sandiego Infections Linked to Hy-Vee Spring Pasta Salad

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration, along with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and state and local partners, is investigating a multi-state outbreak of Salmonella Sandiego illnesses linked to Spring Pasta Salad sold at Hy-Vee locations in Iowa, Illinois, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, South Dakota, and Wisconsin.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

18-7-2018

Orphan designation:  Thalidomide,  for the: Treatment of multiple myeloma

Orphan designation: Thalidomide, for the: Treatment of multiple myeloma

Europe - EMA - European Medicines Agency

14-7-2018

FDA Investigates Multistate Outbreak of Cyclospora Illnesses Linked to Fresh Express Salad Mix Served at McDonald’s

FDA Investigates Multistate Outbreak of Cyclospora Illnesses Linked to Fresh Express Salad Mix Served at McDonald’s

The FDA confirms the presence of Cyclospora in Fresh Express salad mix through new laboratory method; Fresh Express recalls expired products containing romaine lettuce.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

26-6-2018

Home Hardware Stores Ltd. recalls Home Flexible Multi-Purpose Lighter

Home Hardware Stores Ltd. recalls Home Flexible Multi-Purpose Lighter

Health Canada's sampling and evaluation program has determined that these lighters do not meet the Lighters Regulations in Canada and may pose a fire or burn hazard. Specifically the lighters:

Health Canada

16-6-2018

Del Monte Fresh Produce N.A., Inc. Voluntarily Recalls Limited Quantity of Vegetable Trays in a Multistate Outbreak of Cyclospora Illnesses in Select Retailers in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, and Wisconsin, Because of Possible Health Risk

Del Monte Fresh Produce N.A., Inc. Voluntarily Recalls Limited Quantity of Vegetable Trays in a Multistate Outbreak of Cyclospora Illnesses in Select Retailers in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, and Wisconsin, Because of Possible Health Risk

Del Monte Fresh Produce N.A., Inc. ("Del Monte Fresh") announced today, the voluntary recall of a limited quantity of 6 oz., 12 oz. and 28 oz. vegetable trays containing fresh broccoli, cauliflower, celery sticks, carrots, and dill dip sold to select retailers in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota and Wisconsin. Del Monte was notified by state agencies of the outbreak and its potential involvement.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

16-6-2018

FDA Investigates Multistate Outbreak of Cyclospora illnesses linked to Del Monte Vegetable Trays

FDA Investigates Multistate Outbreak of Cyclospora illnesses linked to Del Monte Vegetable Trays

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) along with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and state and local officials have been investigating a cluster of cyclosporiasis illnesses associated with recalled Del Monte vegetable trays from Kwik Trip/Kwik Star locations in the United States.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

15-6-2018

Compounded Products Containing Triamcinolone-Moxifloxacin by Guardian Pharmacy Services (Dallas, Texas): Alert to Health Professionals - Adverse Events Reported After Receiving Eye Injections

Compounded Products Containing Triamcinolone-Moxifloxacin by Guardian Pharmacy Services (Dallas, Texas): Alert to Health Professionals - Adverse Events Reported After Receiving Eye Injections

At least 43 patient reported adverse event after receiving eye injections of Guardian’s Pharmacy Services compounded triamcinolone-moxifloxacin product during cataract surgery. The patients reportedly experienced various symptoms, including vision impairment, poor night vision, loss of color perception, and significant reductions in best-corrected visual acuity and visual fields. FDA identified multiple substances in Guardian’s product, including poloxamer 407 and poloxamer 407 degradants. FDA prepared i...

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

15-6-2018

FDA Investigating Multistate Outbreak of Salmonella Mbandaka Infections Likely Linked to Kellogg’s Honey Smacks Cereal

FDA Investigating Multistate Outbreak of Salmonella Mbandaka Infections Likely Linked to Kellogg’s Honey Smacks Cereal

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration, along with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and state and local partners, are investigating a multistate outbreak of Salmonella Mbandaka illnesses that may be linked to Kellogg’s Honey Smacks cereal.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

9-6-2018

FDA Investigating Multistate Outbreak of Salmonella Adelaide Infections Linked to Pre-Cut Melons

FDA Investigating Multistate Outbreak of Salmonella Adelaide Infections Linked to Pre-Cut Melons

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration, along with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and state and local partners, are investigating a multistate outbreak of Salmonella Adelaide illnesses that may be linked to cut melons.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

29-5-2018

Orphan designation:  Panobinostat,  for the: Treatment of multiple myeloma

Orphan designation: Panobinostat, for the: Treatment of multiple myeloma

Europe - EMA - European Medicines Agency

29-5-2018

Orphan designation:  Venetoclax,  for the: Treatment of multiple myeloma

Orphan designation: Venetoclax, for the: Treatment of multiple myeloma

Europe - EMA - European Medicines Agency

19-5-2018

Unauthorized Botox and other health products seized from Arshia Hair Salon and Spa in Toronto May Pose Serious Health Risks

Unauthorized Botox and other health products seized from Arshia Hair Salon and Spa in Toronto May Pose Serious Health Risks

Health Canada is advising Canadians that it has seized an unauthorized “Botox” product and other unauthorized health products from Arshia Hair Salon and Spa (6062A Yonge Street) in Toronto, ON, because they may pose serious health risks. These products may have been administered as injectable treatments for cosmetic purposes.

Health Canada

11-5-2018

FDA expands approval of Gilenya to treat multiple sclerosis in pediatric patients

FDA expands approval of Gilenya to treat multiple sclerosis in pediatric patients

FDA approves Gilenya (fingolimod) to treat multiple sclerosis MS in children age 10 and older. This is the first FDA approval of a drug to treat MS in pediatric patients

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

10-5-2018

Medline Remedy Essentials No-Rinse Cleansing Foam: Avoid Using - Multistate Outbreak of Burkholderia Cepacia Complex

Medline Remedy Essentials No-Rinse Cleansing Foam: Avoid Using - Multistate Outbreak of Burkholderia Cepacia Complex

CDC reports that there are 10 confirmed cases of infection caused by bacteria within the Burkholderia cepacia complex, also commonly called B. cepacia, in three states: California (2), Pennsylvania (7), and New Jersey (1). These patients were already hospitalized for acute conditions and acquired the infections while hospitalized. The infections have been linked to the Medline product, Remedy Essentials No-Rinse Cleansing Foam.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

10-1-2019


Orphan designation: Peptides YMFPNAPYL, SGQAYMFPNAPYLPSCLES, RSDELVRHHNMHQRNMTKL and PGCNKRYFKLSHLQMHSRKHTG, Treatment of multiple myeloma, 26/10/2018, Positive

Orphan designation: Peptides YMFPNAPYL, SGQAYMFPNAPYLPSCLES, RSDELVRHHNMHQRNMTKL and PGCNKRYFKLSHLQMHSRKHTG, Treatment of multiple myeloma, 26/10/2018, Positive

Orphan designation: Peptides YMFPNAPYL, SGQAYMFPNAPYLPSCLES, RSDELVRHHNMHQRNMTKL and PGCNKRYFKLSHLQMHSRKHTG, Treatment of multiple myeloma, 26/10/2018, Positive

Europe - EMA - European Medicines Agency

9-1-2019


Guideline on data requirements for multi-strain dossiers for inactivated vaccines against avian influenza (AI), Bluetongue (BT) and Foot-and-Mouth disease (FMD) - Revision 1

Guideline on data requirements for multi-strain dossiers for inactivated vaccines against avian influenza (AI), Bluetongue (BT) and Foot-and-Mouth disease (FMD) - Revision 1

Guideline on data requirements for multi-strain dossiers for inactivated vaccines against avian influenza (AI), Bluetongue (BT) and Foot-and-Mouth disease (FMD) - Revision 1

Europe - EMA - European Medicines Agency

25-9-2018

Single use devices should not be reused. Your health care provider or emergency personnel may be able to assist you in obtaining a supply of single use devices during an emergency. Click the link to find out how to safely reuse multiple use devices:  http

Single use devices should not be reused. Your health care provider or emergency personnel may be able to assist you in obtaining a supply of single use devices during an emergency. Click the link to find out how to safely reuse multiple use devices: http

Single use devices should not be reused. Your health care provider or emergency personnel may be able to assist you in obtaining a supply of single use devices during an emergency. Click the link to find out how to safely reuse multiple use devices: https://go.usa.gov/xPjCj  pic.twitter.com/yVSNlc5Qb0

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

6-8-2018

Scientific guideline:  Draft guideline on the use of minimal residual disease as a clinical endpoint in multiple myeloma studies, draft: consultation open

Scientific guideline: Draft guideline on the use of minimal residual disease as a clinical endpoint in multiple myeloma studies, draft: consultation open

The guideline aims to address the use of undetectable minimal residual disease (MRD) as an intermediate efficacy endpoint in controlled randomised clinical studies in patients with multiple myeloma (MM), adequately designed to demonstrate efficacy by relevant hard endpoints. MRD as an endpoint in this context would allow earlier approval of new drugs pending final confirmatory data.

Europe - EMA - European Medicines Agency

19-7-2018

Regulatory and procedural guideline:  Qualification opinion on dopamine transporter imaging as an enrichment biomarker for Parkinson’s disease clinical trials in patients with early Parkinsonian symptoms, adopted

Regulatory and procedural guideline: Qualification opinion on dopamine transporter imaging as an enrichment biomarker for Parkinson’s disease clinical trials in patients with early Parkinsonian symptoms, adopted

Critical Path Global Ltd.’s Critical Path for Parkinson’s (CPP) is a multinational consortium of the Critical Path Institute supported by Parkinson’s UK and industry. This broad collaboration of pharmaceutical companies, government agencies, academic institutions, and charities aims to accelerate the development of therapies for Parkinson’s disease (PD).

Europe - EMA - European Medicines Agency

3-7-2018

The Pediatric Medical Device Development public meeting is August 13-14 at #FDA White Oak Campus. Do you know how the FDA defines “pediatrics” for medical device purposes? Click the link for the answer and more info on #Pediatric #MedicalDevices  https://

The Pediatric Medical Device Development public meeting is August 13-14 at #FDA White Oak Campus. Do you know how the FDA defines “pediatrics” for medical device purposes? Click the link for the answer and more info on #Pediatric #MedicalDevices https://

The Pediatric Medical Device Development public meeting is August 13-14 at #FDA White Oak Campus. Do you know how the FDA defines “pediatrics” for medical device purposes? Click the link for the answer and more info on #Pediatric #MedicalDevices https://go.usa.gov/xU2e8 

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

25-5-2018

Therapeutic Goods (Medicines-Listing) Approval of Application Forms and Specification of Office to which Application Must be Delivered

Therapeutic Goods (Medicines-Listing) Approval of Application Forms and Specification of Office to which Application Must be Delivered

I, Larry Kelly, Acting Deputy Secretary, Health Products Regulation Group, a delegate of the Secretary of the Department of Health for the purposes of section 23C of the Therapeutic Goods Act 1989, make the following instrument under paragraphs 23C(2)(a...

Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia